Geertjan Wielenga is a product manager focused on open source technologies such as Oracle JET ( and NetBeans IDE ( He’s a published author and speaks at international conferences such as JavaOne and Devoxx.

From AngularJS to Oracle JET

Oracle JET ( is a new toolkit of JavaScript solutions that has been open sourced by Oracle. It used throughout Oracle as the basis of applications that interact with the Cloud. From a single JavaScript codebase, web apps and mobile apps can be generated via Cordova. It is Oracle’s new strategic JavaScript platform and increasing numbers of Oracle developers are making use of it.

At the same time, other JavaScript solutions exist. AngularJS is probably the most well known frontend framework in the JavaScript ecosystem. The basic AngularJS terminology is established and a lot of experience has been built up around it throughout the JavaScript world.

In this session, the two approaches will be compared and you will be able to compare the benefits of the two solutions.